• Mining for Gold in Old Cell Phones Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 10:44 AM ET

    A wireless conference may be the last place you'd expect to see a precious metals refinery company, but precious metals are prevalent in cellular devices and once stripped down, those metals can be cashed in.

  • EBay subsidiary PayPal and Japanese telecom SoftBank will each invest $12.5 million in a joint venture to introduce PayPal’s mobile payments service to Japan.

  • Nielsen: Smartphone Owners Now the Majority Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 2:43 PM ET

    Smartphone ownership has now reached the majority, albeit by a slim margin, says a Nielsen survey. As of March, 50.4 percent of U.S. mobile subscribers owned a smartphone.

  • Amazon Leaps Into High End of the Fashion Pool Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 1:39 PM ET
    Jeff Bezos

    Having wounded the publishing industry, slashed pricing in electronics and made the toy industry quiver, Amazon is taking on the high-end clothing business.

  • Where Will Mobile Payments Happen First? Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 12:03 PM ET

    There’s a lot of hype surrounding mobile payments, but the reality is mobile payments will catch on more quickly in some parts of the world than others. Mastercard is trying to figure out just where these spots are.

  • MasterCard Taps Into Mobile Payments Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 11:34 AM ET

    MasterCard is betting big on mobile payments replacing credit cards and is making moves to make sure it has solid footing in the mobile payment space.

  • Increasing Awareness for Mobile Security  Monday, 7 May 2012 | 6:43 PM ET

    Omar Khan, Co-CEO, NQ Mobile discusses the company's strong earnings. He says consumers and enterprises are starting to take mobile security very seriously.

  • Connectivity Spawns New Security Threats Monday, 7 May 2012 | 4:56 PM ET

    Computers and smartphones aren’t the only devices prone to security threats anymore. Smart TVs, smart cars, even homes with smart meters could potentially be hacked.

  • Intel Boosts Its Quarterly Dividend by 7.1% Monday, 7 May 2012 | 9:19 AM ET

    Intel announced Monday that its board of directors has approved a 7.1 percent increase in the quarterly dividend.

  • Yahoo CEO Should Be Fired Over Resume Error: Loeb Friday, 4 May 2012 | 1:47 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb, founder and CEO of Third Point.

    Daniel Loeb, manager of hedge fund Third Point, sent another scathing letter to Yahoo's board on Friday, calling its response to misrepresenting the new CEO's educational background "insulting."

  • LinkedIn Listings an Economic Indicator? Friday, 4 May 2012 | 12:24 PM ET

    Friday's jobs data might be considered weak, but job listings and employers seeking staff were strong for LinkedIn in the first quarter. Could that be a sign of potential economic improvement ahead?

  • Facebook IPO ‘Feels Like 1999’: Analysts Friday, 4 May 2012 | 2:39 AM ET

    The frenzy surrounding Facebook’s IPO is reminiscent of the technology bubble of the late 1990s when investors blindly bought into the tech story ignoring fundamentals, analysts tell CNBC.

  • Small Investors May Get to Own a Bit of Facebook Friday, 4 May 2012 | 12:44 AM ET

    Facebook, which plans to make a market debut this month that could value it at $86 billion, is the stock that everyone seems to want. The NYT reports.

  • Daniel Loeb Questions Yahoo's CEO Credibility Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 5:43 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb

    What Third Point hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb is hoping for is unlikely to happen…namely that the board be forced to deal with a credibility issue that extends to its decisions to not sell the company, says CNBC's David Faber. 

  • Scott Thompson, CEO of Yahoo

    Yahoo, embroiled in a battle for control with activist shareholder Daniel Loeb, acknowledged Thursday it had overstated the educational background of its new CEO, Scott Thompson.

  • LinkedIn Agrees to Buy SlideShare, Beats on Earnings Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 4:25 PM ET

    The professional networking site reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped Wall Street's expectations on Thursday, sending its shares higher in trading after the closing bell.

  • Following is the text of a letter from Third Point to the Yahoo board of directors challenging the academic credentials of CEO Scott Thompson.

  • The Creation of Adam, from the Sistine Ceiling, 1511 (fresco) (pre-restoration)

    Religious websites were found to be three times more dangerous than any other type of site on the internet, according to an internet security threat report released by anti-virus developer Symantec.

  • Want a Home? Get Your Phone: Zillow CEO Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 11:14 AM ET

    More Zillow home listings are now viewed on mobile phones than over the Internet, and CEO Spencer Rascoff tells CNBC he couldn't be more pleased.

  • Green Mountain's Wake Up Call?  Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky offers insight on Green Mountain's earnings results and warns investors about Sanford C. Bernstein's upgrade on Chesapeake Energy.

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